A Chicago police officer is running to unseat 15th Ward Ald. Raymond Lopez.Provided

Police Officer From Back Of The Yards To Face Off Against Ald. Raymond Lopez For 15th Ward Seat

Rafael Yañez is the third challenger in the race; Community organizer Berto Aguayo and violence interrupter Joseph Williams are also running for the seat.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published
Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Lightfoot Era Dawns In Chicago — ‘We Are Going To Transform Our City’

Mayor-elect Lori Lightfoot is set to become the 56th mayor of Chicago Monday.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park Primary category in which blog post is published

As Successor Sworn In, Rogers Park’s Longest Serving Alderman Says Thanks, Reflects On 28 Years

Joe Moore was defeated by Maria Hadden, who will become the 49th Ward's new alderman Monday.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

These Chicago-Centric Old Slang Words Don’t Make Us Look Very Good

Have you ever heard of a "Chicago bankroll" or a "Chicago typewriter"?